A.G. was the grandson of slaves. At the time of his death, he was worth $130,000,000.
Our first Monday sports round-up of 2015 features a pause to reflect on the passing of Stuart Scott, college football Bowl game madness, and Wild Card Weekend in the NFL starring Chris Christie.
Mike Kasdan takes a hard look at the roots of the privilege we confer on star athletes, and its devastating effect on society.
September brings my annual ritual of brushing up on the basest college football knowledge for use in conversation.
Coupled with Marcus Smart’s run-in with a Texas Tech fan, Liam Day says the backlash new Alabama linebacker Rashaan Evans faced from Auburn fans indicates that some of them just need to get lives.
A Birmingham minister carried a torch while Martin Luther King was in jail. I sat in his church for seventeen years and never knew.
It’s always nice to see someone use a position of power to lend a helping hand with absolutely no hint of an ulterior motive.
Twice, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the boys’ convictions, the first time, issuing a landmark decision on the right to effective assistance of counsel, and the second time invalidating a trial that included no black jurors
Wil Elrick is 6’7″. He wrestled a bear. But he’ll surprise you with what else he likes to – and will – do.
JJ Vincent confirms some of those things we believe about the South, and asks us to forget one very important one.
Since the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act, nothing is stopping politicians from disenfranchising poor, elderly, and student voters.
This latest ruling means the three South Carolina provisions will remain temporarily blocked until the court holds a full trial on the statute
Is it the end of an era?
Success should feel natural. Life should feel natural to you. Because you’re the one living it.
How many of these have you heard before? Ken Page has antidotes for these toxic half-truths.
Dave Salzwedel draws lessons for the business world from what he learned coaching little league.
Bob Schwenkler on how to get more sexual stamina, give more pleasure to your partner, and experience profoundly deepened connection through sex. Yes, really.
Greg White may not have the cojones to wear a skirt, but he’s certainly free to think about it.
Trish Everett offers two keys to moving on when a relationship is over.
Empathy, aggression and the One Rule for Boys.
How can Amazon.com produce a show as inclusive as “Transparent” and yet run a discount program that argues that moms (and moms alone) represent families? It’s time for that to change…
At some point, every man has to decide whether he will be the kind to stand outside or if he will crawl into the dark spaces of life for his kids.
If the weather has you cooped up with your partner, here’s how to cope and bond instead of snap and split.
Ty Phillips remembers the day his mother took the fall to stand between him and hurt.
It’s a problem that transcends labels and identities. So why is no one talking about this?
Lots of liberals are looking back on the lessons on Ferguson this week, but they seem to be ignoring one of the most important questions.
Carrie Cariello, whose boy Jack has autism, has answers … to the questions every parent with a child like hers asks.
There is no one kind of man. There is no one kind of trans-man. And every story matters.
“I find it paradoxical that we live in a society where love of difference makes one the same, while love of sameness makes one different.”
Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.
Watch 5 years in the life on one young transguy, as his voice and pictures tell the story of how he’s grown not just as a man, but as a person.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.